Hon. Governor


Hon. Reginald Cooray

Governor's Secretariat,

Old Park, Kandy Road,
Chundukuli, Jaffna,

Tel: +94-21-2219375
Fax: +94-21-2219374   Email:

Secretary to the Governor


Secretary to the Governor 

Governor's Secretariat,
Forest Office Lane,
Chundikuli, Jaffna


Tel: +94-21-222 0660
Fax: +94-21-222 0661 Mobile: 0773868565



Overall Management of the Northern Province.

News and Events

Discussion on Pre-arrangements of Vattapalai Amman Kovil Annual Festival – 03rd June 2014

Vattappalai, on the western shore of the Nantikadal, a mile or two from Thanniyuttu, is celebrated for its temple of Kannakai Amman and the annual festival there. Vattappalai is a place where the water never dries up (Vatta = Dryup). The seven temple at Mannakandai in the neighbourhood, called by the people Kanyakovil, “because there were seven Vanniyan Virgin Chieftainesses”, probably commemorate the seven daughters of Nanti.The Nantikadal lagoon, “Sea of Nanti”, is no doubt called after him.”

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World Blood Donor Day – 2014 held in Jaffna Veerasingam Hall – 04 June 2014

Facts about blood needs

• Every year our nation requires about 4 Crore units of blood, out of which only a meager 40 Lakh units of blood are available.

• The gift of blood is the gift of life. There is no substitute for human blood.

• Every two seconds someone needs blood.

• More than 38,000 blood donations are needed every day.

•A total of 30 million blood components are transfused each year.

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UNICEF Country Director calls on Governor – 02 June 2014

“UNICEF is sub organization of UN has been focusing more on Children since inception. has been working for the children of Sri Lanka since the early 1950s (through our India Office) and since 1973, through our office in Colombo and field offices in Killinochchi and Batticoloa.

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